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Incident Date: 18 April 2017
Between 5.30pm on Thursday, April 13, and 8.30am on Tuesday, April 18, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service received 629 calls and attended 363 incidents.
Below is an incident crews attended early on Tuesday morning:
House fire – Rochdale
AT 3.56am on Tuesday, April 18, three crews from Rochdale and Heywood were called to a fire at a house on Midhurst Street, Rochdale.
On arrival, crews found a fire on the ground and first floors of the property, and used six breathing apparatus, two hose reels and a ventilation fan to bring the fire under control and clear smoke from the property.
Three casualties were assessed at the scene by paramedics with one taken to hospital.
Firefighters were on the scene for approximately three hours.